Ascent of Dry Mountain on 2012-08-11
|Other People:||Solo Ascent|
Only Party on Mountain
|Date:||Saturday, August 11, 2012|
|Ascent Type:||Successful Summit Attained|
| Elevation:||6283 ft / 1915 m|
Ascent Trip ReportI turned off of Hwy 20 onto Silver Creek Road. This road is about 1.5 miles west of Riley. I headed north and then followed Dick Miller Canyon road up into the hills about 11 miles until it intersected FR 4120. I followed this road to a gate near the summit of Dry Mountain. There is a fire lookout on the summit. It was not manned, but I got to climb about 60 feet up the tower for some great views.
|Summary Total Data|
| Elevation Gain:||263 ft / 81 m|
| Distance:||1.1 mi / 1.7 km|
| Route:||Near Drive Up|
| Trailhead:||6020 ft / 1834 m|
| Route Conditions:||Road Hike|
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